From left to right, Barnet Hospital’s cardiology manager Cassandra Bombata, with cardiology matron Ethna Doyle; junior sister Louise Harney; general manager for cardiology Kerry Boston; staff nurse Kathryn Laysico; senior superintendent radiographer Vas Shah; cath lab radiographer Sara Fershi.
Barnet Hospital in North London has opened a new catheter laboratory that includes an Artis zee floor digital C-arm angiography system from Siemens Healthcare.
Its principle use will be for conducting angiogram examinations of coronary arteries.
It has been installed as part of a 33 year PFI contract between the trust and Metier Healthcare Limited which includes a Managed Equipment Service partnership with Siemens Healthcare for the procurement and servicing of medical equipment.
This report will be published on page 29 of the March 2009 issue of RAD Magazine.